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dogwood

noun dog·wood \ˈdg-ˌwd\

: a type of bush or small tree with groups of small flowers

: the hard wood of a dogwood

Full Definition of DOGWOOD

:  any of various trees and shrubs (genus Cornus of the family Cornaceae, the dogwood family) with clusters of small flowers and often large white, pink, or red involucral bracts

Examples of DOGWOOD

  1. The furniture is made of dogwood.

First Known Use of DOGWOOD

1617

dogwood

noun dog·wood \ˈd-ˌgwd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DOGWOOD

:  any tree or shrub of the genus Cornus
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